Persons of Working Age by Sex and 1911 Occupational Order

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Data for 1911 Sex
1911 Occupational Classification Male Female
Government 523 Show data context 92 Show data context
Defence 157 Show data context
Professional Occupations 1,167 Show data context 1,395 Show data context
Domestic Services 957 Show data context 6,680 Show data context
Commercial Occupations 806 Show data context 225 Show data context
Transport 2,382 Show data context 25 Show data context
Agriculture 768 Show data context 13 Show data context
Mines and Quarries 72 Show data context 2 Show data context
Metals, Machines 597 Show data context 11 Show data context
Jewelry, Instruments 205 Show data context 18 Show data context
Building 2,012 Show data context 1 Show data context
Wood, Furniture 398 Show data context 41 Show data context
Brick, Cement 60 Show data context 12 Show data context
Chemicals 112 Show data context 14 Show data context
Skins, Leather 36 Show data context 8 Show data context
Paper, Prints 360 Show data context 155 Show data context
Textile Fabrics 196 Show data context 315 Show data context
Dress 657 Show data context 1,373 Show data context
Food, Drink 2,486 Show data context 1,482 Show data context
Gas, Water 248 Show data context
Other and Undefined 1,193 Show data context 247 Show data context
Unoccupied 4,641 Show data context 19,292 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Occupations Vol 2, Table 13 , 'Occupations (Condensed List) of Males and Females at ages 10 years and upwards; in England and Wales, the aggregates of Urban and Rural Districts respectively in England and Wales, Administrative Counties, County Boroughs, Metropolitan Boroughs, Urban Districts of which the population exceeded 50,000 persons, and the aggregates of Rural Districts in Administrative Counties, 1911'

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All males and females at ages 10 years and upwards, categorised by gender and the system of 23 occupational 'Orders' used by the 1911 Census of Population (which here include 'Without Specified Occupations or Unoccupied' as Order 23). Note that a breakdown by age as well as sex and occupation is also available.

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Date accessed: 19th October 2021